Victim links man to downtown Colorado Springs stabbing spree

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COLORADO SPRINGS — Using a mugshot to identify the suspect, a victim from the stabbing spree early Monday morning said 38-year-old Rene Leopold Miller was the man who stabbed him and many others.

According to court documents, Miller faces six counts of attempted murder, along with counts of assault and felony menacing. CSPD has not released the suspect’s name.

Miller is being held in jail on $50,000 bond.

Miller will have a video hearing on Wednesday afternoon, and his first court appearance is set for January 23.

Police said a suspect stabbed eight people early Monday morning. Two still remain hospitalized. According to Lt. James Sokolik, none of the injuries were life-threatening.

The rampage started around 1:30 a.m. and ended about 40 minutes later when the suspect was restrained by some victims.

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